Security and Patch Management Engineer

Security and Patch Management Engineer

Closing date: 28 March 2018

Location: Peterborough

Ref Num: 3434/3435

Are you looking for a challenging role where you will be an integral member of the team and provide a point of technical escalation and expertise?

Are you:

•         Able to take ownership of incidents and progress them to resolution?
•         Accustomed to working under pressure?
•         Experienced in providing excellent customer service?

If so, the Recruitment team wants to hear from you by noon on 28 March 2018!

Key Responsibilities

•    Respond to incidents logged on the Incident Management system and provide end users with a technical solution within Service Level Agreements.
•    Monitor, progress, and resolve incidents whilst ensuring customer satisfaction through proactive updates, frequent contact and escalation where necessary.
•    Provide a point of technical escalation and expertise.
•    Provide technical assistance to on-going projects and the transition of new customers when required.
•    Ensure all implemented solutions are backed up with documentation, training and expertise within the Service Desk and Support areas.
•    Perform Daily, Weekly and Monthly scheduled tasks relating to Patching and AV management when required.
•    Provide assistance to Team members, Service Teams and Customers as required.
•    Escalate potential service issues initially with Team Leader /Service Delivery Manager.
•    Escalate potential problem issues with Problem and Incident Management.
•    Recommend and deploy changes via the change management process when required.
•    Act as a role model for technical competence, helpfulness, facilitation of learning and teamwork.
•    Actively seek to improve and grow own skill and knowledge base in appropriate areas.
•    Proactively maintain and develop knowledge, skills and experience through client contact, industry sources, formalised training and development plan.
•    Work with consultants to better understand issues and resolutions.
•    Provide remote support on a rota: 4 shifts – Nights – 9:00pm to 09:00am, 4 days – Off

Knowledge and Experience


•    At least 2 – 3 years’ experience in a similar SLA driven support role
•    Good knowledge of IT platforms, equipment and applications.
•    Proven Customer service Skills .
•    Industry recognised qualifications in relevant areas.
•    Knowledge / experience in the following technologies.
       - Windows Server 2008/2012/2016
       - Windows Workstation 7/8/8.1/10
       - Patch Management
       - WSUS
       - SCCM/InTune
       - SEPM and other mainstream AV solutions (e.g. Sophos, Kaspersky, etc.)
       - Backup and Restore (VMWare, Backup Exec, etc.) basics
       - Basic networking.


•    Security Clearance (SC) advantageous
•    Any Industry recognised qualifications or certifications an advantage.
•    Experienced in ITIL best practices desirable. Ideally holding an ITIL Foundation certification (V2 or V3).

This role will be required to complete security clearance checks.

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Please note, your application will be retained for a period of six months. After this period it will be removed from our systems.

To apply for this position, please click ‘Apply Now' and send your CV and a covering letter.


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